Lynne mine http://wxpr.org en Zoning Changes Or Allowing Back-door Mining? http://wxpr.org/post/zoning-changes-or-allowing-back-door-mining <p>The revision of Oneida county's allowable zoning uses has drawn the interest of mining opponents.</p><p>The county board last August put aside pursuing a sulphide mine in the town of Lynne. As part of a routine review of changes to zoning districts, the Planning and Development committee recently added the possibility of 'mining' to forestry. The proposed sulphide mine would have been constructed on county-owned forest land. Mining opponents like Karl Fate of Crescent feels this could be a back-door way to make easier the opening of mine at the Lynne site....</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 14:42:52 +0000 Ken Krall 2268 at http://wxpr.org